Bug 826109

Summary: CVE-2012-2389 hostapd: insecure default permissions on /etc/hostapd/hostapd.conf [fedora-all]
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: John W. Linville <linville>
Component: hostapdAssignee: John W. Linville <linville>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
Severity: low Docs Contact:
Priority: low    
Version: 15CC: jlieskov, linville, vdanen
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Security, SecurityTracking
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Clone Of: 824661 Environment:
Last Closed: 2012-06-07 19:10:18 EDT Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 824661    
Bug Blocks: 824660    

Description John W. Linville 2012-05-29 11:45:51 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #824661 +++


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--- Additional comment from updates@fedoraproject.org on 2012-05-25 14:51:21 EDT ---

hostapd-0.7.3-6.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/hostapd-0.7.3-6.fc16

--- Additional comment from updates@fedoraproject.org on 2012-05-26 21:51:17 EDT ---

Package hostapd-0.7.3-6.fc16:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing hostapd-0.7.3-6.fc16'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-8464/hostapd-0.7.3-6.fc16
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

--- Additional comment from jlieskov@redhat.com on 2012-05-28 04:00:37 EDT ---

Thank you for the Fedora 16 update, John.

(In reply to comment #1)
> hostapd-0.7.3-6.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
> https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/hostapd-0.7.3-6.fc16

Could you schedule Fedora 15's hostapd package update too (Fedora 15 is still supported).

Thank you, Jan.
Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2012-05-29 11:47:56 EDT
hostapd-0.7.3-2.1.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/hostapd-0.7.3-2.1.fc15
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-05-29 17:59:11 EDT
Package hostapd-0.7.3-2.1.fc15:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 15 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing hostapd-0.7.3-2.1.fc15'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-8611/hostapd-0.7.3-2.1.fc15
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-06-07 19:10:18 EDT
hostapd-0.7.3-2.1.fc15 has been pushed to the Fedora 15 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.